There are many models for looking after these children:
the all-inclusive orphanage style,
small Khmer run schools,
community based support programmes,
& large Christian based school systems.
There are different views on what they are trying to achieve, how to achieve this, the emotional health of the children and the requirements of the Cambodian government.
As dentists, we are lucky: we can just fix the bad teeth!
In general, we see only children and teens from organisations that care for or educate children living in poverty, that are handicapped or ill, or without parents
We deal with about 100 organisations that ebb & flow with the changes in Cambodia and of course, donor funding.
Cambodia World Family